University of Buckingham

University of Buckingham

Clinical Science

The Department has interests in a number of areas, including: fetal programming of obesity and diabetes; mechanisms of insulin sensitisation; pancreatic islet cell biology; regulation of energy expenditure; biomedical imaging; bioinformatics and cutaneous pathogenesis. Some recently completed MSc research includes: mechanisms of pancreatic islet neogenesis; restoration of â-cell function using thiazolidinediones; use of RNAi technology to investigate mechanisms of insulin signalling in pancreatic islets.

Entry requirements

Students will normally be expected to possess a good 1st degree (usually 1st class or 2nd class honours) or overseas equivalent in Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Pharmacology, Biology or related subjects; applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 (with 6.0 or above in each component).

Assessment methods

For this research degree, you will submit a thesis and be examined by viva voce.

Sponsorship information

Self funded

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 25,000 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 25,000 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 25,000 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 25,000 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 24,000 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 25,000 per Whole course (England) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
The University of Buckingham Buckingham MK18 1EG South East

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